MELD’s Climate Change Hip-Pop Opera is SHORTLISTED for The Space WIRED Creative Fellowship Grant!


MELD’s next project: A Climate Change Hip-Pop Opera, a collaboration with Australian Visual Artist, Shaun Gladwell and NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies Climate Scientist, Cynthia Rosenzweig, has been shortlisted for The Space WIRED Creative Fellowship Grant, a new category within the WIRED Innovation Fellowships.  The Space and WIRED are looking to support innovation and will be funding three Creative Fellows to produce a new digital artwork that has the potential to have an impact on the world, politically, socially, technologically, artistically.

The judges:
Ruth Mackenzie CBE, Launch Director of The Space
David Rowan, Editor of WIRED UK
Olafur Eliasson, Internationally Acclaimed Artist

We are all thrilled to even be considered for this grant and are looking forward to our upcoming Artist Residency this Spring at NASA with Shaun Gladwell and Cynthia Rosenzweig and her team of Climate Scientists!

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Images Courtesy of Shaun Gladwell & Greenpeace / Tim Aubry